Queer as Folk (2000–2005)
8.4/10
98
2 user

Hypocrisy: Don't Do It 

Brian wins an award for saving Justin, despite a scathing editorial from a gay columnist; Michael wants to re-establish his friendship with Brian.

Director:

Writers:

(teleplay), (story) | 7 more credits »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Jack Wetherall ...
...
Howard Bellweather
Curt Wu ...
Curt
...
Stephen
...
Luis
Christopher Davis ...
Bobby
Brandon Barré ...
Bruce (as Brandon Barre)
Edit

Storyline

Will Brian accept a Hero Award for saving Justin? Ted's favorite author, Howard Bellweather, is in town to protest Brian's award while collecting his own. Emmett's working for fabulous men who seem like the politically correct characters of the new gay TV drama, "Gay as Blazes"! Michael wants to reconnect with Brian at the comic convention. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Release Date:

20 January 2002 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The fictional TV-series within the series is called "Gay as Blazes" See more »

Goofs

A sign with a phone number can be seen in the scene where Justin is walking to Brian on his own, however it has the 416 area code of Ontario where the show was filmed instead of Pittsburgh where the show is based. See more »

Quotes

Emmett Honeycutt: You know, I uh, I may be a slut. But at least I'm an honest slut.
See more »

Connections

References Fantasy Island (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

No More Heroes
The Stranglers
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Hilarious, goofy, and lots of fun!
26 December 2007 | by (Long Island, New York) – See all my reviews

"He said I was thirty-one... I'm thirty!" ~Brian

This episode of Queer as Folk was all in all just tongue-in-cheek hilarious! I enjoyed every minute of it. Brian is up for winning a hero award for helping Justin, but an annoying and condescending author feels that Brian absolutely doesn't deserve it. Justin and others encourage Brian to accept the award, but the tables turn when the sponsors want Brian to decline acceptance of the award. This episode had so many hilarious moments, from Emmett's little stint as a maid to Lindsay and Melanie's frantic pick-up after the doorbell rings during sex. I loved all of the moments between Brian and Michael, and some of the Brian/Justin scenes were absolutely beautiful. Michael is desperately trying to get Brian's attention after the whole ordeal with Justin, and it's cute to see how things turn out. Brian and Michael really have a unique relationship, and it's so interesting to see how much it's changed from the very first episode of season one.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Prom.. hjulie-85741
Queer As Folk Marathon - Season 1 - Episode 15 KatrinaW
Queer as Folk marathon - Season 1 - Episode 14 pocceygirl
Queer as Folk Marathon -Season 1- Episode 12 dergil27
Queer as Folk Marathon -Season 1-Episode 13 dergil27
I liked Michael well enough but skinny_school_girl
Discuss Hypocrisy: Don't Do It (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?